Are you here to learn How to Connect Brother MFC-J491DW Printer to WiFi? Here we have compiled a step-by-step guide for you to connect your printer to WiFi. 


  • Check the base of the wireless router or access point. 
  • After installing your Brother MFC-J491DW printer hardware, turn on the printer
  • Tap on the menu button on the Control Panel
  • Choose the network and select WLAN. 
  • Now, click OK.
  • Select the setup wizard and click OK.
  • When prompted, enable WLAN by selecting yes to start the WLAN wireless setup wizard.
  • Then, choose your preferred network and press OK.
  • Setup an open authentication method 
  • Now, the process to connect your wireless printer to your chosen wireless network will start. 
  • Once connected successfully; you will get a message on your screen.
  • However, if you encounter an offline printer issue, switch to another connectivity method immediately instead of asking How to Fix Brother Printer Offline Error. For example, if you have a problem with the wireless network, try connecting your printer via Ethernet or USB.